What is new, what we do.

Paper on altitudinal differentiation in Arabidopsis is out!

Posted on: Fri, 06/21/2019 - 11:06 By: filip.kolar

New paper demonstrating strong altitudinal differentiation in Arabidopsis arenosa regardless of ploidy in Western Carpathians has been just published in Annals of  Botany. A collaborative work of our group lead by Guillaume with significant contribution of Majda, Majda, and our previous students Adam and Jana.

Polyploidy 2019 conference

Posted on: Fri, 06/21/2019 - 10:59 By: filip.kolar

Emma, Veronika and Filip attendend the Polyploidy 2019 conference in Ghent. Lots of new info on polyploid genomics, ecology and evolution. Emma gave a talk about her project on inter-ploidy hybridization, Filip talked about adaptation in primary contact zones. 

Intern project with our group

Posted on: Sun, 03/03/2019 - 13:42 By: morgane

Three visiting students from the Agricultural High School of Blanquefort, France just successfully completed a three-week group project with us. Valentin, Eythan and Arthur worked on microsat parentage analyses and the role of unreduced gametes in interploidy gene flow.

presenting results

Annual trip to Velemin

Posted on: Wed, 02/27/2019 - 13:26 By: morgane

The Vascular Plant group had its annual trip to Velemin. A great opportunity to meet, discuss and enjoy the Czech countryside.

group photo

New PhD topic - call until 1.3.2019

Posted on: Fri, 01/18/2019 - 17:06 By: filip.kolar

In collaboration with Karol Marhold’s group we open new PhD position in polyploid evolution of Cardamine amara. For more info see here

Visit of Tanja Slotte

Posted on: Tue, 01/08/2019 - 22:37 By: filip.kolar

Tanja Slotte from Univ. of Stockholm visited our team in December, discussed our collaborative project on Alpine parallel adaptation and gave a talk at the department seminar “Genetic causes and genomic consequences of plant mating system variation”.

Prestigious award won by Filip morgane Wed, 12/19/2018 - 14:26

Filip Kolář has won the Neuron award for young scientists. Congratulations! Read his interview here:

Filip with prize

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